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Posted on: February 13, 2018

Rate Changes

Rate Change

This month several of our rates changed - some up, some down. The electric PPAC DECREASED while the water, and sewer rates INCREASED slightly. However, the average utility customer will most likely see a DECREASE in the overall amount due.

Below is a breakdown of what the changes in rates will look like on your next utility statement.

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Posted on: February 14, 2018

Vegetation

The Town of Smyrna Code Chapter 74 addresses Vegetation.

CHAPTER 74 – VEGETATION

Article II – Grass and Weeds

Sec. 74-26. - Violations declared nuisance; penalty.

Any person or group of persons, firm, association or corporation violating any of the provisions of this article shall be guilty of ...

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Posted on: February 14, 2018

Code of Conduct

Code of Conduct

The Town of Smyrna adopted a Code of Conduct (also known as an Ethics Code) in 2006.

The purpose of this code is to establish ethical standards of conduct for all officials and employees of the town by setting forth those acts or actions that are incompatible with the best interests of the town and by directing disclosure by such official...

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Posted on: February 7, 2018

Senior Citizen Tax Exemptions

Tax Exempt

The Town of Smyrna is offering eligible citizens age 65 and over exemption from the first $30,000 of property tax assessment.

The Town of Smyrna is offering eligible citizens age 65 and over exemption from the first $30,000 of property tax assessment provided that their 2017 calendar year household income from all sources except Social Security, Veteran Disability Compensation, ...

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Posted on: February 7, 2018

Is Your Contact Info Up-to-Date?

Update Info

In an effort to make sure you are able to be contacted when needed, please make sure that the business office has updated contact information for your utility account (i.e. home, cell, and work phone numbers, and email address).

This way we can get in touch with you if the need arises.

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Posted on: January 29, 2018

Solicitation of Candidates for Town Council

Canidate

Positions Open:
District 3 council seat with a term of 3 years (April 2018 to April 2021)
At-Large council seat with a term of 3 years (April 2018 to April 2021)

Eligibility Requirements for Mayor and Council:

  1. 21 years of age or older.
  2. A resident of the Town of Smyrna for at least 1 year prior to the election.
  3. Qualified to vote at Town election, which additionally requires a candidate to be a U.S. citizen, never have...
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Posted on: January 29, 2018

Town of Smyrna Election

Election Notice

The Town of Smyrna election is Tuesday, April 24, 2018, and will be held at Town Hall located at 27 South Market Street Plaza, Smyrna, DE. Polls are open from 7:00 AM until 8:00 PM.

Positions Open:

District 3 council seat with a term of 3 years (April 2018 to April 2021)

At-Large council seat with a term of 3 years (April 2018 to April 2021)

Eligibility Requirements for Mayor and Council:

  • 21 years of age or older.
  • Resident of the Town of ...
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Posted on: January 30, 2018

Voter Registration

Register to Vote

The Town of Smyrna will offer voter registration as follows:

SMYRNA TOWN HALL, 27 S. MARKET STREET PLAZA

March 24, 2018 – 10:00 AM to 12:00 Noon

April 7, 2018 – 12:00 Noon to 2:00 PM

SMYRNA LIBRARY, 107 S. MAIN ST

March 8, 2018 – 6:00 to 8:00 PM

March 15, 2018 – 6:00 to 8:00 PMYou may also register in person at the Town...

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Posted on: January 19, 2018

Birdhouse Contest Celebrating Bombay Hook

Birdhouse

The Smyrna Downtown Renaissance Association is celebrating Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge as a hometown special place with its 2018 Placemaking Project, a birdhouse decorating contest, and you are invited to join the fun!

Decorate a bluebird house provided by the Association and compete for valuable cash prizes.

The 16,251 acre Bombay Hook National Wildlife Refuge is located on the Delaware Bay in Kent County near Smyrna, Delaware. Established in 1937 as a wildlife refuge, ...

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Posted on: December 20, 2017

Snow Emergency Routes

Snow Emergency Route

Certain streets in the Town of Smyrna are designated as “Snow Emergency Routes”. Anytime snowfall exceeds one hour in duration, all vehicles must be removed from these streets which are designated with signs.

Vehicles in violation of this provision will be towed at the owner’s expense.

The Town has a snow removal plan that designates the order in which streets are plowed.  This plan was designed and is followed to protect the health, safety, ...

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Posted on: November 29, 2017

Warm Hearts Smyrna

Warm Hearts

Warm Hearts Smyrna is a program that helps individuals and families who need a little help paying their utility bills. By making a tax-deductible donation, you can help ensure our most vulnerable citizens have adequate heat during the winter season.

To make a financial donation, please make your checks payable to “The Smyrna-Clayton Ministerium” and mail them to the following address:

Warm Hearts Smyrna

C/O The Smyrna-Clayton Ministerium

1st Presbyterian Church of Smyrna

118 West Comm...

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Posted on: January 19, 2018

Utility Bills Are Due Upon Receipt

If payment is not received by 4:30 PM on the 20th of any month (or, if the 20th falls on a weekend or holiday, the next regularly scheduled business day) in the Business Office, or online by 3:00 PM, late charges will be applied.

For questions or concerns, please call the Business Office at (302) 653-9231.  We are open Monday through Friday from 8:00 AM until 4:30 PM.

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Posted on: January 27, 2017

Want to go Solar?

Solar

Thinking about going solar? Before initiating installation of your solar panels, follow these simple steps:

Before initiating installation of your solar panels, follow these simple steps:

  • Complete and submit an Interconnection Agreement. 
  • Once you complete the Interconnection Agreement, we will review your electric usage history and the technical data of...
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Posted on: August 7, 2013

Community Videos

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Posted on: May 19, 2008

Energy Depot Program

The Town of Smyrna is pleased to offer you Energy Depot, a set of online tools and resources to help you better understand and manage your home energy use and costs.

The Town of Smyrna is pleased to offer you Energy Depot, a set of online tools and resources to help you better understand and manage your home energy use and costs.

Energy Depot is your one-stop resource for energy information and it's available for fre...Read on...

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